Durham, NC (population: 235,337) has nine higher education schools within its city limits. Duke University, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 14,350. It is the 15th highest ranked school in the USA and a reputable institution in the state of North Carolina. Durham lies in Durham county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. The Durham, NC area has 275,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $24.27/hr average worker wage, and a $50,480 average annual salary.
Of the 9 schools in Durham, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham comes out as the most expensive ($28,276/yr), with Durham Technical Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,610/yr.Popular Bars in Durham:
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Durham|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||8.1 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||61.0 miles|
|Rocky Mount||NC||57,428||2||10.9274||84||61.6 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||75.1 miles|